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Historical Events In 1919

Tuesday, 21 May 2019

May 20   On this day in history volcano Keluit on Java, erupts killing 550  

May 21   Lord Maxwell, senator/prof (college of Justice Scotland) in the year 1919.  

May 21   On this day in history victor A D Segalen, [Max Anely], French ship's doctor/writer, dies  

May 22   In the year 1919 paul Vanden Boeynants, premier Belgium (1966-68, 1978-79)  

May 23   On this day in history betty Garrett, St Joseph Mo, actress (Irene-All in the Family)  

May 24   Amado Nervo, [Juan C Ruiz de Nervo], Mexican poet, dies at 48 on this day in history.  

May 25   Casey Stengel releases a sparrow from under his baseball cap on this day in history.  

May 25   Gino Negri, composer in the year 1919.  

May 25   Madame C J Walker, wealthy cosmetics manufacturer, dies at 51 in the year 1919.  

May 26   Jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger) in the year 1919.  

May 27   On this day in history 1st transatlantic flight ends; US Navy flying boat takes 11 days  

May 27   In the year 1919 charles Strite patents pop-up toaster  

May 27   On this day in history kam Fong, Honolulu Hawaii, actor (Hawaii Five-0)  

May 27   In the year 1919 navy NC-4 completes trans-Atlantic flight from Newfoundland to Lisbon, Portugal  

May 27   The fist transatlantic flight ends; US Navy flying boat takes 11 days on this day in history.  

May 28   In the year 1919 armenia declares it's Independence  

May 29   Charles Strite files patent for the pop-up toaster on this day in history.  

May 29   On this day in history charles Strite patents pop-up toaster  

May 29   On this day in history einstein's light-bending prediction confirmed by Arthur Eddington  

May 29   Einstein's theories given a practical test during an eclipse in the year 1919.  

May 30   Lord John WS Raleigh, British physicist (Nobel 1904), dies on this day in history.  

May 31   On this day in history 1st wedding held in an aircraft (over Houston, Texas)  

May 31   Chet Gierlach, music publisher/composer in the year 1919.  

May 31   First wedding held in an aircraft (over Houston TX) on this day in history.  

May 31   NC-4 aircraft commanded by AC Read completes first crossing of Atlantic on this day in history.  

May 31   In the year 1919 nC-4's transatlantic flight ends at Plymouth, England  

Jun 01   Boris Lazarevich Klyuzner, composer in the year 1919.  

Jun 01   On this day in history rhineland Republic forms in Wiesbaden  

Jun 02   In the year 1919 pulitzer prize awarded to Carl Sandburg (Cornhuskers)  

Jun 03   On this day in history liberty Life Insurance Co (Chicago) organized by blacks  

Jun 04   Senate passes Women's Suffrage bill in the year 1919.  

Jun 04   US marines invade Costa Rica in the year 1919.  

Jun 05   In the year 1919 akeo Watanabe, Tokyo Japan, conductor (Nippon Phil Orch 1956-68)  

Jun 06   On this day in history assent is given to an Act to amend the Canadian Currency Act, 1910  

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Famous Birthdays In 1919

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1919 birth of bernard Drukker, Dutch organist/pianist/orch leader (Devil's Wheel)  

Jan 01   Carole Landis, Fairchild WI, actress (One Million BC, Topper Returns) was born in the year 1919.  

Jan 01   In the year 1919 birth of j[erome] D[avid] Salinger, NYC, novelist (Catcher in the Rye)  

Jan 03   In the year 1919 birth of jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid)  

Jan 04   Al "Jazbo" Collins, NYC, DJ (Tonight! America After Dark) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Havelock Henry Trevor Hudson, underwriter (Lloyd's of London) was born in the year 1919.  

Jan 05   In the year 1919 birth of severino Gazzelloni, Italian flautist (d. 1992)  

Jan 06   In the year 1919 birth of sylvia Syms, US singer (Hello Dolly, Dream Girl, Them There Eyes)  

Famous Deaths In 1919

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1919 william W Campbell, Canadian poet (Ian of the Orcades), dies at 60  

Jan 04   On this day in history death of georg von Hertling, Chancellor of Germany (b. 1843)  

Jan 06   Theodore Roosevelt, 26th Pres (1901-09), dies in NY at 60 on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Peter Altenberg, writer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   On this day in history death of karl Liebknecht, Marxist revolutionary, murdered at 47  

Jan 16   In the year 1919 jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19  

Jan 18   On this day in history john C F, son of English king George V, dies at 13  

Jan 21   In the year 1919 death of gojong of Joseon, Emperor of Korea (b. 1852)  

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